The fairy tale : the magic mirror of imagination / Steven Swann Jones

Author(s): Jones, Steven Swann, 1949-
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Subjects: Fairy tales--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1995
Series: Studies in literary themes and genres no. 5
LC Classification: G, GR
Table of Contents: Preface
Chronology
Ch. 1. The Folklore Origin and the Definition of the Fairy Tale 1
Ch. 2. The Thematic Core of Fairy Tales 19
Ch. 3. The Literary History of the Fairy Tale 32
Ch. 4. Fairy Tales with Male Protagonists 44
Ch. 5. Fairy Tales with Female Protagonists 64
Ch. 6. The Fairy Tale Influence in The Wizard of Oz, The Cat in the Hat, and Where the Wild Things Are 91
Notes and References 111
Bibliographic Essay 119
Recommended Reading 141
Index 151
Notes: LCCN: 94034995
ISBN: 0805709509 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-149) and index
Physical Description: xvii, 156 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 31172033
ISBN/ISSN: 0805709509

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